Global Production Scheduler

Redwood City
Resin Business
Full-time
Working at the intersection of hardware, software and molecular science, we are committed to delivering on the promise of 3D printing, enabling commercial customers to go beyond basic prototyping to 3D manufacturing. Our company is built on the idea that diverse fields of study must come together to solve intractable problems. We have grand ambitions to create technology that will influence industry around the world. You will be joining a diverse team with a vibrant culture, where team success is as important as celebrating individual contributions.

We are currently looking for a dynamic production scheduler for our Materials Operations division located at our headquarters in Redwood City, California.  As a Global Production Scheduler, you will be responsible for globally scheduling the production of our chemicals.  This position reports into the Global Director of Materials Operations.

Responsibilities:

    • Ensure that supply covers demand, by approving purchase orders and/or stock transfers; work with Sales to reschedule, or cancel open orders as necessary or feasible
    • Participate in daily team meetings, identify shortfalls and surpluses and communicate and align constraint-based schedules to relevant global interfaces
    • Maintain well organized purchase order, invoice and packing list documents; verify information and resolve related issues; prepare purchase orders and confirm information accuracy prior to issuing
    • Measure and evaluate supplier performance by key metrics including on-time delivery and quality
    • Update and maintain Material Master:  BOM, part number, price and specification documents, safety stock and lead time
    • Collaborate with logistics and suppliers regarding shipment details, including dates, documents, packaging, labeling, insurance, freight type and freight cost, incoterms, and custom clearance
    • Connect with vendors on packaging design and ensure packaging supply material readiness
    • Manage on-site, off-site, excess and obsolete inventories

Requirements:

    • Demonstrated success in the above key responsibilities
    • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain or related discipline and two years experience in production scheduling or supply chain planning and scheduling
    • In lieu of Bachelor’s degree a minimum of 5 years prior experience in production scheduling in the Chemical or Transportation/Logistics industry
    • Strong communication skills and ability to work collaboratively in teams
    • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
    • Ability to work effectively with all personnel regardless of function/level
    • Fluency in MS word and Excel

Preferred Experience:

    • Experience with SAP APO/SCM and PPDS or other similar supply planning suites
    • Demonstrated knowledge of Transportation compliance and regulatory systems
    • Experience in using Oracle Cloud/Fusion